Overland Park woman offers $500 reward for grandmother’s quilt accidentally donated to thrift shop

Overland Park resident Diana Reese says she is trying to recover a quilt her grandmother, now deceased, made for her when she was child. The quilt was accidentally donated to City Thrift in Overland Park, and Reese is offering a $500 for its return. Above, a picture of the quilt, which depicts all 50 state flowers. Image via Diana Reese.

Diana Reese doesn’t remember much about her grandmother, Ruth.

Ruth died when Reese was nine years old, but Reesse was able to keep a physical token of her memory alive with a hand-sewn quilt her grandmother left her.